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LINGUIST List 23.1646

Sat Mar 31 2012

Calls: Niger-Congo, Historical Linguistics/France

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <alisonlinguistlist.org>

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Date: 31-Mar-2012
From: Kirill Babaev <kbabaevgmail.com>
Subject: Niger-Congo International Congress
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Full Title: Niger-Congo International Congress
Short Title: NigerCongress

Date: 18-Sep-2012 - 21-Sep-2012
Location: Paris, France
Contact Person: Valentin Vydrin
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.nigercongo.com

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Language Family(ies): Niger-Congo

Call Deadline: 15-Apr-2012

Meeting Description:

Towards Proto-Niger-Congo: Comparison and Reconstruction
International Congress
LLACAN, Paris, 18-21 September 2012

The Niger-Congo International Congress (NigerCongress) is gathering scholars in comparative linguistic studies of the largest African language macrofamily. Issues of comparative analysis, reconstruction, language convergence and history will be discussed during three days of sessions in the Center for African Linguistics, Languages and Cultures (LLACAN) in Paris.

Final Call for Papers:

On the request of some of our colleagues, the Scientific Committee of the Niger-Congo International Congress extends the deadline for the abstract submission until April 15, 2012. All abstracts should be sent to mailnigercongo.com following the submission guidelines published at:


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